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Bar San Juan

56 Beech Road, Manchester M21 9EG, England
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef cheeks” (58 reviews)
“tapas” (287 reviews)
“quail eggs” (12 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
56 Beech Road, Manchester M21 9EG, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

We go to this restaurant as often as possible and it is fantastic. The staff are friendly and attentive and the food and beer second to none . It’s always difficult to get a seat here and people will even sit outside in the cold...More

Thank kevinH89
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

They need to change there business model to how a Spainish bar should be. Move all seats out .Bring in small but high tables and shelves around the room. This way people will drink and eat there fill and leave thereby allowing more people to...More

Thank johnwG2037VS
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited this place a few times now and it has never failed us. The staff are friendly and the food is fantastic. The place is very small but it makes it feel more authentic. Its always very busy so it's a shame you...More

1  Thank Tanyab1979
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend suggest this place.. and with that friend - popped in. Had to wait about 12-15 minutes for a table.. no issue.Didn't ask if there is a pre-book for future visits. Its 'small and intimate' and jet bustling with happy (and contented) diners.. Ordered...More

Thank Tigger0161
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place serves the best and most authentic Tapas I've ever had the pleasure to try outside Spain. Its wonderful, its competitivlely priced, and the service is both friendly and professional. You should really try the lamb. There are lamb parcels and the cutlets. Both...More

Thank Sibexc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredible, authentic food Wonderful intimate atmosphere Friendly and attentive service Get here early, it's first come first served for tables... but totally worth the wait..!

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You know you’re in love with somewhere, if you’re prepared to wait 2hrs at the bar for a table... have been here many times and it’s always busy with an amazing atmosphere & the best Spanish tapas I’ve tasted. Staff are extremely kind and helpful....More

Thank craiglew
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visited Bar San Juan many times and it never disappoints. Yes, sometimes you may need to wait 45 minutes for a table, but the food is certainly worth waiting for. And whilst you wait, enjoy the great atmosphere. It feels like a little bit...More

Thank Charlottie_CC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great little tapas bar , we have a place in Lanzarote with lovely tapas bars, however so enjoyed our food this afternoon, perfecto , tried 8 tapa all muy bien , it's a must if you want an authentic Spanish place , staff...More

Thank Lilly608
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Friday afternoon, without prior booking. Luckily we were able to sit at one of the two available tables and our order was taken promptly by a friendly waiter. Everything we tried was delicious (sangria, carrilera, pulpo a la gallega, patatas ali...More

Thank alecsandramoise
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14 September 2017|
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Response from Phil M | Reviewed this property |
You can't book but you can put your name down when you are there so that when a table comes free they will seat you. Have a drink at the bar as the food is worth waiting for
19 August 2017|
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Response from Bernadette187069 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in replying, yes it is open from noon to 11.30pm on Mondays.
13 July 2017|
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Response from Eddie T | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but I wouldn't think so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Beech Road, Manchester M21 9EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
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Bar San Juan will be closed for the festive period from 25th December and re-open 5th January.
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